Slow simmer a flavorful stew or bake up a new creation with the versatile Crock-Pot Artisan 5 Quart Braiser Pan with self basting lid. Made of quality cast iron with a beautiful and durable enameled finish, it looks great in the kitchen or on the table. The Artisan series is an updated American classic that every home needs. Cook delicious meals with this versatile Braiser which distributes and retains heat evenly. Effortlessly take it from the stove-top to the oven and store leftovers in the refrigerator. The lower profile is a true selling point for cooking, serving and storage.